Wingate Benefit Solutions joins GRiD

Wingate Benefit Solutions is the latest company to become a member of Group Risk Development (GRiD).

GRID aims to generate a wider awareness and understanding of group risk protection products and their benefits for employers and employees. The organisation promotes Group Risk through a collective voice to Government, policymakers, stakeholders and employers. It represents advisers, providers and reinsurers operating in the Group Risk market.

Every GRiD member has equal access to the benefits of membership including the opportunity to influence Group Risk policy making.

As part of GRiD’s recent rebrand they have developed a new website which offers additional perks to members. This includes privileged access to supplementary content from the working groups, legal opinion, regulatory updates, consultation responses, good practice, detailed employer research and pan-industry claims data.

GRiD members also benefit from organised networking opportunities, events to keep abreast of industry trends and exclusive access to key industry speakers at member meetings.

Ben Clarke, managing director for Wingate Benefit Solutions said: ‘We wish to help shape the development and future of the group risk market for the benefit of organisations and their employees, and GRiD provides the perfect platform to achieve this goal.’

Lee Lovett, chairman of GRiD said, ‘We’re making great progress in the Group Risk market but we’re aware of the ongoing work we have to do in raising awareness of the need for financial protection and every member makes an important contribution in helping us achieve our aims. We’re very pleased to welcome Wingate as our newest member.’